A collective of artists working under the banner #artists4SocialChange recently released a 10-track album titled Phuma and videos that narrate the daily challenges people in communities in Zimbabwe face. Continue reading #Artist4SocialChange Speaking truth to power using music
Zimbabwean hip hop MC Synik waxes lyrical on the track Rukuvhute (which means umbilical cord in the Shona language) whilst the multi-award winning Vusa Mkhaya captures the complex emotions of leaving a home that has turned hostile. Continue reading SYNIK ft VUSA MKHAYA’s Rukuvhute, powerful, Deeply enthralling!
On Wednesday the NewsDay carried an article that touched on the issues of artists’ royalties and the ongoing tiff between the Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (ZIMURA) and some of their members who are aggrieved over an alleged failure by the body to pay them in time among other things. The following is the last part of the published article. Plot Mhako, Germany Next week ZIMURA … Continue reading Underfire ZIMURA to host AGM and Lazzie T hearing next week as more artists speak out.